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post #5 of Old 11-01-2011
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We had an 8:1 "magic box" jib downhaul tensioner on our Soling. The possibilities are endless, but I agree, you wouldn't want the tackle up the mast (Weight & Windage!). You'll have to wait until Spring and the sails go on to see where things may fit together.

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